Larry Swedroe

Larry Swedroe is a principal and the director of research for Buckingham Strategic Wealth, an independent member of the BAM Alliance. Previously, he was vice chairman of Prudential Home Mortgage.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Factors Are For Holding

Multifactor strategies can outperform, but investors get in their own way with market timing.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Active Mgmt Whiff On Factors

Examining the holdings of actively managed funds.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Measuring Value In Forecasts

Few gurus make accurate forecasts.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Home Country Bias Ubiquitous

It’s a common mistake almost every investor makes—even the professionals.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Public Vs Private Hedge Funds

Going public doesn’t necessarily enhance a firm’s returns.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Trend Following As Insurance

Allocations to trend-following strategies can help protect a portfolio during severe downturns.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Emerging Markets Need Time

Arguments against investing in emerging markets are short-sighted.

Features and News

Swedroe: Post WWII US Returns’ Changing Nature

Stock returns are now less about economic growth and more about shareholders.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Indexing No Risk To Market

Why assertions of passive investing’s market impact are overblown, if not downright false.